The Lackawanna Heritage Valley National and State Heritage Area is a partnership of government, business, civic organizations, and individuals dedicated to the development of the region’s historic, cultural, economic, and natural resources through preservation, education, and promotion of our heritage. LHV is managed by the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority (LHVA). In 2009 Heritage Valley Partners Inc. was created as the nonprofit support entity to diversify funding and to attract additional public awareness to the mission and programs of the Lackawanna Heritage Valley.

Lackawanna River Heritage Trail, a Year in Review

After much anticipation, eight new miles of trail opened in the Lackawanna Valley creating a whirlwind of excitement. […]


Scranton Half Marathon Sells out!

Scranton Half Marathon Sells Out! “We will be going over the River and through the woods, LITERALLY” on April 6, 2014, when the 2500 runners compete in the first annual Scranton Half Marathon. […]